Job Details

Job Details:


We are looking for someone to join our service desk team in our attractive offices, and form part of a small but lively development and support team. Full training will be provided, and there will always be possibilities for career development in this expanding business.

Main duties [will include but will not be limited to:]

  • Acting as an initial point of contact for external and internal customers providing support to users; ensuring that all communications to the desk, phone calls, e-mails etc. are answered promptly and in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Provide alert/event management utilising a suite of monitoring tools
  • Follow agreed procedures and local work instructions (LWI) to enable effective service and support delivery responsibilities across a number of IT service functions in accordance with agreed SLA’s and KPI’s.
  • Responsible for general incident management ensuring customers are provided with regular updates, and progression is made in line with Service Level Targets.
  • Ensuring that all actions and diagnostics performed within life-cycle of incident is recorded accurately in the Service Management Tool and that the incidents/tickets are escalated to the 2nd Line Support team where appropriate and in a timely manner.

Who should apply:

Desired skills:

  • Someone who has excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Someone who has a flexible approach to work at all times and the commitment to ensure tasks are completed to a deadline.
  • Someone who is able to respond quickly to changing priorities and work unsociable hours.
  • Someone who has the ability to produce clear and concise working processes and procedures

Person attributes:

  • Passion about Service Delivery
  • Analytical & problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills
  • A flexible approach to work at all times and the commitment to ensure tasks are completed to deadline
  • Able to respond quickly to changing priorities
  • Ability to produce clear and concise working processes and procedures.
  • Ability to work proactively, under one’s own initiative
  • Keenness to learn and progress professional career

Desired qualifications:

  • 5 GCSE’s, grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Working week / Current shift pattern:

  • 4 on 4 off – 12 hour shifts
  • Shift pattern: 4 x 12 hour day shifts, followed by 4 days off, followed by 4 x 12 hour night shifts, followed by a further 4 days off, etc.

Important Information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

Apply now

Apply now